Powers Boothe

1948 - 2017

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Powers Allen Boothe (June 1, 1948 – May 14, 2017) was an American actor known for his commanding character actor roles on film and television. He received a Primetime Emmy Award and nominations for two Screen Actors Guild Awards. He won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his portrayal of Jim Jones in Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Powers Boothe has received more than 5,169,226 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Powers Boothe is the 471st most popular actor (up from 571st in 2019), the 856th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,056th in 2019) and the 234th most popular American Actor.

Boothe is most famous for his roles in films such as Sin City, Tombstone, and Natural Born Killers. He also played the role of Senator Roark in Sin City and the role of Gideon Malick in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 63.63

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Powers Boothes by language

Over the past year Powers Boothe has had the most page views in the with 515,572 views, followed by German (31,449), and Russian (25,095). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Danish (806.98%), Simple English (150.09%), and Afrikaans (64.56%)


Among actors, Powers Boothe ranks 471 out of 13,578Before him are Linda Hunt, Mark Margolis, Peter Stormare, Lex Barker, Morgan Fairchild, and Donnie Yen. After him are Alida Valli, Stéphane Audran, Joan Collins, Errol Flynn, Joaquin Phoenix, and Alberto Sordi.

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Among people born in 1948, Powers Boothe ranks 49Before him are Mikhail Baryshnikov, John Carpenter, Tom Wilkinson, Elizabeth Blackburn, Grace Jones, and Tony Iommi. After him are Arie Haan, Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, Valentin Ceaușescu, Brian Eno, Ian Paice, and Bernard-Henri Lévy. Among people deceased in 2017, Powers Boothe ranks 43Before him are Emmanuelle Riva, Lotfi A. Zadeh, Jean Rochefort, Adnan Khashoggi, Liu Xiaobo, and Malcolm Young. After him are George A. Romero, Ryke Geerd Hamer, Harry Dean Stanton, Kenneth Arrow, Oliver Smithies, and Jonathan Demme.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Powers Boothe ranks 856 out of 20,380Before him are Leon Cooper (1930), Clifford Shull (1915), Morgan Fairchild (1950), Ronnie Coleman (1964), Benjamin Guggenheim (1865), and Bing Crosby (1903). After him are Harriet Tubman (1820), Benedict Arnold (1741), Robert Ludlum (1927), Aaron T. Beck (1921), Anne Sullivan (1866), and Susan B. Anthony (1820).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Powers Boothe ranks 234Before him are Tim Robbins (1958), Don Johnson (1949), Linda Hunt (1945), Mark Margolis (1939), Lex Barker (1919), and Morgan Fairchild (1950). After him are Matthew McConaughey (1969), Jason Robards (1922), Ginger Rogers (1911), Steve Buscemi (1957), Linda Hamilton (1956), and Winona Ryder (1971).

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